2022

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thumbWe are thrilled to announce the results of the GiveLight Global Essay competitions with the theme of "My Prophet, My Honor".

givelight himna thumbBorn in California, Himna was only 13 years old when she founded a non-profit organization and started collecting funds for different humanitarian causes. She is young, passionate, and full of ideas. Let's have a conversation with her.

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Visiting the Noordeen Home in Aceh, Indonesia has been nothing but a journey of a lifetime. Read more to discover what love, happiness and hope is all about as I will share moments from my incredible trip.

givelight letter mother thumbOne of our children, Win Alin wrote a letter to Dian about his first month of attending university. All our children, including Win Alin, in our home in Aceh, Indonesia, call her bunda, which means mother.

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It has been three years since the pandemic started, with 2022 being the first year where Ramadan would be somewhat normal.

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We are so honored to share that 6 of our children from Givelight home in Indonesia and Morocco have been accepted into well-known universities in their respective countries.

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In times of incredible hardship, we are asked to face our own mortality with a new light, a new perspective. There is no doubt that everyone will be dealt with hardship. What defines our character is our reaction to such heavy moments. It can be faith-shattering or a means to become closer to Allah.

In 2005, I had only known Dian, GiveLight’s founder, for 2 years, but in that short time, I had already learned how much love and care she had in her heart for others. 

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How do we inspire others without knowing that our actions are meant to bring us closer to the Almighty? How can we help His creation and bring light into the world and inspire many to find purpose? This we may never know. This is the purity of intention.